Bill Gross, the founder of Pacific Investment Management Co. who left the firm amid internal acrimony last year, is suing the company for breach of contract.
Amazon's quest to dominate the online shopping experience expanded into Etsy's territory today with the launch of Handmade at Amazon, an online bazaar where artisans can sell their homemade goods.
WASHINGTON—The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits fell last week, a figure consistent with job growth.
U.S. stocks fell on Thursday as investors await the minutes of the Federal Reserve's September meeting to get an insight into the central bank's decision to keep interest rates steady.
Interest-rate policy in some advanced economies increasingly resembles a stopped clock. Markets could be in for a surprise if it starts ticking again.